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UPDATE: Guidance for Schools Opening on Monday 23 March

22/03/2020

In response to all of the recent communications from the Education Minister, Peter Weir and  Mr Derek Baker, Permanent Secretary, Department of Education, I...

INTO Update: Payment of Sub Teachers

21/03/2020

PAYMENT OF SUB TEACHERS – UPDATE: 21 MARCH 2020 NITC letter to Minister of Education re: Substitute Teaching Workforce: 19 March (PDF)Confirmation From NI...

INTO Update: Thursday 19 March 2020

20/03/2020

The Minister's letter of, the evening, March 19th goes part way to providing an increased degree of clarity for principals and teachers. The clarification ar...

Minister to Issue Statement

19/03/2020

The Minister is due to issue a high level statement at 5pm today (19 March).The Unions will issue advice shortly thereafter.Keep up to date with all the late...

INTO PRESS RELEASE: Uncertainty Ends for Teachers and School Leaders

18/03/2020

INTO Northern Secretary, Gerry Murphy, commenting on the Minister's statement regarding school closures, said:This evening’s statement from the Joint First...

INTO condemns lack of action on school closures

18/03/2020

INTO’s leadership have been in contact with the Irish government seeking an all-island approach to this public health crisis, with representations made to members participating in the North-South Ministerial Forum...

INTO Advice: COVID-19 and School Closures

18/03/2020

In light of the continued decision on the part of the Minister of Education to have schools remain open, a decision opposed by INTO along with all the educat...

Tips and Tricks – Home Learning

18/03/2020

INTO has collected some practical tips and tricks for our members on home-based learning, during the current school closure...

NITC Calls for School Closures

18/03/2020

The Northern Ireland Teachers’ Council (NITC) have written to the First Minister and Deputy First Minister seeking urgent action to address the increasing ...

Calls to Northern Office

16/03/2020

Please note, as we trial for a potential office closure, all calls to Northern Office on Wednesday 18 March 2020 will automatically transfer to our voicemail system....